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Please refer to the brochure that you received in the mail or view this map to determine when your recycling will be picked up.
 To change your bin size or for service-related questions, contact Elk River Municipal Utilities.

For a list of accepted and unaccepted items, please view this handout.

New Elk River's Recycle Coach™ App
Recycling/Garbage Collection Information on Your Smartphone.  Download App

Recycling Opportunities in Elk River
You may drop off the following items to be recycled at City Hall:

 *Car Seats: Please note the city and maintenance facility no longer accept car seats to be recycled.

Not sure what to do with your waste? View this list of Local Waste and Recycling Businesses and the items they accept. Businesses should check out the Business Hauler Guide. You can also search Earth911 for a list of recyclers around the country or call the Environmental Department at 763.635.1000.

Free Event Recycling and Organics Recycling Bins for Rent
Rent Recycling Bin
Are you having an event and are in need of extra recycling and/or organics recycling bins? The city has up to 10 collapsible bins available for use at public and private events of all types. Simply fill out this form for more information and to reserve yours today.

Now you can recycle your food scraps and food-soiled paper into compost! Find out how to start Organics Recycling.

Yard Waste
Yard waste can be disposed of at the Elk River Maintenance Facility compost site.

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